Get an underwater view of my freestyle, as Bob explains my technique and gives some helpful hints to improve your own. Enjoy!Read full post
As the trials approach I find myself with more energy, more free time, and a restricted list of acceptable taper activities. Throughout the majority of the season I spend my days off trying to recover as quickly as possible to ready myself for the next week of work we have ahead. I make sure to do at least one enjoyable activity during these days off (golfing, going out to dinner with friends, going to a movie etc.).Read full post
With Trials quickly approaching, there's not much time left at Training Camp.Read full post
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In this video, Bob gives some helpful tips and I demonstrate the horizontal breaststroke body position that can help maximize your speed. Enjoy!Read full post
With 3 weeks till our Trials and 2 months before the Olympics, I wake up every morning a little nervous to check my email and listen to my voicemail. The media has really started to pick up the Olympic Games and I find myself putting on a wireless mic about as much as a Speedo these days. It's all part of the process and you literally just have to go with the flow.Read full post
In 2008, I started the Michael Phelps Foundation with the $1 million dollar bonus I received from Speedo for winning eight gold medals at the Beijing Olympics. It has been a goal of mine to grow the sport of swimming and I’ve tried to do that on a variety of levels, not just in the pool.Read full post
Freestyle is about more than just pulling and kicking. In this tip, Bob and I show you how to tie together your freestyle and improve your stroke by encouraging you to think about your body position. Enjoy!Read full post